ScienceWorld: Rosalind Franklin

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Rosalind Franklin did the hardest work, a French Chemist did a chemical statistical analysis and Watson and Crick stole the Nobel Prize. 120721-Rosalind+franklin+quotes+5 7709837_orig

The Wahm-bulance Files: James Watson

Undeserved Nobel Prize – he dilatanted his way through university and compiled work stolen from a French chemist who had realized the constant ratio between the 4 acids and Roseland Frankin – both of whom did the actual work. Her last … Continue reading

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Intelligence and Honesty

I recently watched 2 docs about DNA and how we came to understand it. Watson and Crick who cracked it…officially. They were being dilettantes and thinking big thoughts and doing no work: They obtained information from a Chemist who had … Continue reading

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Photograph 51: Nicole Kidman on London Stage

Nicole Kidman is starring as Rosalind Franklin in the stage production Photograph 51. Hopefully soon to be a proper film or mini-series bio-picture, eh? ScienceWorld: Rosalind Franklin Rosalind Franklin did the hardest work, a French Chemist did a chemical statistical … Continue reading

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The Study vs The Studied: Understanding Social Hierarchy

The Wahm-bulance Files: James Watson Posted on December 1, 2014 by dykewriter Undeserved Nobel Prize – he dilatanted his way through university and compiled work stolen from a French chemist who had realized the constant ratio between the 4 acids and Roseland … Continue reading

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Dear Science Man: regarding women in the lab

Women are not in the lab to work the kitchen end of it. It’s official: men are too emotional for a career in science I know it’s not politically correct to say it, but it has become unavoidable: Men are … Continue reading

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Poly-Social Issues: When reality strikes

Dear Canada: ditto with some other number ReligionWatch: Canada’s Federal Department of Religious Freedom Centre For Inquiry Canada continues to develop forward-thinking relationships to provide support and assistance for Canadian and international secular humanists…. dykewriter.wordpress.com Alexandria 2.0: Canada’s Government Libraries … Continue reading

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AnthroWorld Shocker: Dian Fossey a Martyr

I came across this Dian Fossey Documentary from National Geographic and was stunned by  the revelation that she planned her own death.   McGuire was charged and convicted in absentia. This man who worked for Fossey was  executed. … Continue reading

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Primate World: Chimps and Bonobos

We are the least hairy risen ape. Chimps have been observed doing all the same human conduct, including rape and extermination wars. Bonobos resolve conflicts with sex and are almost all bisexual. What a different idea we’d have about humans … Continue reading

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Science is a process

They did pioneering work with no template or earlier work on base on.   They changed the way we interacted and understood our fellow primates – mostly to understand that they are in fact our fellow primates.     It … Continue reading

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